Monthly Archives: February 2012

Monday, February 6th and Tuesday, February 7th

On Monday morning, Cutter Loose is assisted into her slip by the courteous staff at Naples Boat Club.  NBC’s floating docks are within easy walking distance of attractions in Old Naples.  NBC’s facilities are top-notch, which is consistent with the $2.50 … Continue reading

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Sunday, February 5th

Our destination today is the City of Naples, 37 miles to the south of our anchorage near St. James City.  Our course takes us through the “Miserable Mile”, an east-west dredged channel in the Gulf Intracoastal Waterway that runs perpendicular to … Continue reading

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Saturday, February 4th

After morning farewells to friends Glen and Nancy in Punta Gorda, the bow of Cutter Loose is pointed south in the now familiar waters of Charlotte Harbor.  Easterly winds at 15 knots quickly build to 20 knots on the beam.  Cutter … Continue reading

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January 29th to February 3rd

A high pressure center in Georgia brings windy conditions to Punta Gorda.  Cutter Loose is anchored south of the Tamiami Trail Bridge in the Peace River.  Winds from the northeast at 20 knots makes for a soggy ride ashore in … Continue reading

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